April 11, 2011
Israel on verge of breakthrough in probe into Itamar massacre
Since the murder of five members of the Fogel family last month, IDF and Shin Bet forces arrested dozens of Palestinian suspects from the nearby village of Awarta.
Israeli security forces believe that there will soon be a breakthrough in the investigation into the Itamar murders, in which five family members were stabbed to death in their home.
On Sunday, Israel Defense Forces soldiers arrested more Palestinian suspects in Samarea in the West Bank, after dozens were already taken in for questioning regarding the Itamar murders.
Earlier this month, terrorists entered the West Bank settlement of Itamar and murdered Ehud and Ruth Fogel, along with three of their young children, including their three-month-old baby, before fleeing the scene.
Read more at Haaretz.com.